Lord's No. 1 Ground

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Lord's No. 1 Ground
Ground information
LocationDurban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
OperatorNatal cricket team
TenantsNatal cricket team
End names
International information
First TestJanuary 21, 1910:
 South Africa v  England
Last TestNovember 5, 1921:
 South Africa v  Australia
As of August 22, 2014
Source: Lord's

Lord's No. 1 Ground also known as Lord's was a cricket ground in Durban, South Africa. It hosted 4 matches of Test cricket between 1910 and 1921[1] with the 2nd Test in 1909/10 and the 1st and 4th Tests in 1913/14, all between South Africa and England, and the 1st Test in 1921/22 between South Africa and Australia. The ground was demolished in 1922.

International Centuries[edit]

Four Test centuries were scored at the venue.[2]

No. Score Player Team Balls Opposing team Date Result
1 118 Gordon White  South Africa NR  England 21 January 1910 Won
2 109 Herbie Taylor  South Africa NR  England 13 December 1913 Lost
3 119 Johnny Douglas  England NR  South Africa 13 December 1913 Won
4 116 Charles Macartney  Australia NR  South Africa 5 November 1921 Drawn

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Lord's: Test Matches". ESPN Cricinfo. 17 June 2011. Archived from the original on 16 December 2011. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Records / Lord's, Durban / Test matches / High scores". Retrieved 27 December 2016.

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